Category: OP-EDs by BU Professors

Immigrants and Donald Trump: It’s a complicated story

Al Jazeera By Gregory Aftandilian, College of Arts & Sciences, Pardee School of Global Studies Before his attack on the Khans – immigrant parents of a United States soldier who was killed in Iraq in 2004 – many immigrants in the United States and their children had voiced support for the Republican candidate Donald Trump… View […]

Echoes Of McCarthy: Will Trump Pay A Political Price For His Apparent Lack Of ‘Decency’?

WBUR “Cognoscenti” By Tom Whalen, College of General Studies Donald Trump’s recent contretemps with the Gold Star family of a Muslim-American war hero brings to mind another famously misguided character assassination that politically misfired over half a century ago… View full article by expert Tom Whalen